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Joy Adamson (20 January 1910 – 3 January 1980) (born Friederike Victoria Gessner) was a naturalist, artist, and author best known for her book, Born Free, which describes her experiences raising a lion cub named Elsa. Born Free was printed in several languages, and made into an Academy Award-winning movie of the same name.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Joy Adamson (20 January 1910 – 3 January 1980) (born Friederike Victoria Gessner) was a naturalist, artist, and author best known for her book, Born Free, which describes her experiences raising a lion cub named Elsa. Born Free was printed in several languages, and made into an Academy Award-winning movie of the same name.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Joy Adamson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Female

Known Credits 3

Birthday 1910-01-20

Day of Death 1980-01-03

Place of Birth Troppau, Silesia, Austria-Hungary [now Opava, Czech Republic]

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Also Known As

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

1996 Born Free - A New AdventureAuthor
1966 Born FreeAuthor

Acting

1948 R.U.R. as Sulla, a robotess

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